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Collaborative Housekeeping

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237461D
Publication Date: 2014-Jun-18

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The idea provides methods improve virtualization environments by coordinating guest workload housekeeping tasks - like garbage collection or index rebuilding - of multiple guests. On top of that coordination a hipervisor can also providing adaptive resource allocation related to such guest tasks. At the core of it a coordination instance can enable housekeeping tasks to be executed in a more coordinated way improving overall system effectivity.